Gertrude (Williams) Sego, 104, of Grangeville, Idaho, passed away on Saturday, June 14. She was born Nov. 24, 1909, in Austin, Ore. At the age of 7 she moved with her family to Barber, Idaho, where she spent her school years.
In 1925 she married Clarence Sego, also of Barber. They had two children, Douglas and Donna. In 1936 the family moved from Barber to Emmett where Clarence worked for Boise Payette Lumber Co. They lived in Emmett until 1945, when Clarence went to work for Idapine Lumber Co. and moved to Ontario, Ore. In 1953 they moved with Idapine to Grangeville. There Gertrude worked at J.C. Penney Co., Ray Holes Saddle Shop, Walker’s Jewelry from which she retired.
Gertrude is survived by her two children, Douglas Sego of Stites, Idaho, and Donna (Sego) Stinson of Pearce, Ariz.; nine grandchildren, two of which are deceased; 19 great-grandchildren, 35 great-great-grandchildren and one great-great-great-grandchild. She was the last survivor of five siblings.
A graveside service was held at the Grangeville cemetery on Tuesday, June 17, with a luncheon after the service provided by the Kamiah and Grangeville Relief Society ladies at the Grangeville LDS Church.
Trenary Funeral Home of Kooskia was in charge of the service.
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